Press release

Zynga Poker Raises the Stakes with New Spin and Win Mode in World Poker Tour® Tournament Center

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Today, Zynga
(Nasdaq: ZNGA), a leading mobile game developer, announced that Zynga
the world’s largest free-to-play poker game introduced a
new Spin and Win mode in its World Poker Tour® Tournament
Center. This new mode gives players the thrilling experience of playing
short tournaments and a chance to win payouts of up to 10x their buy-in
by spinning a prize wheel.

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Zynga Poker Spin & Win (Graphic: Business Wire)

Zynga Poker Spin & Win (Graphic: Business Wire)

Game Features:

  • Faster gameplay with tournaments lasting 5-8 minutes.
  • Three-handed tournament mode where winner takes all.
  • Spin a wheel to determine the payout of 2x to 8x a player’s buy-in,
    making this tournament mode the most advantageous for favorable spins!
  • Encourages the aggressive play styles often seen in real poker rooms
    today, where the first player to establish a dominant chip lead is
    favored to win.
  • Authentic World Poker Tour themed environments with branded tables and

“Our players have asked for faster-paced tournaments with bigger
rewards, and we believe Zynga Poker’s new Spin and Win tournament
mode truly puts our players in the hottest seat at the table,” said
Bernard Kim, President of Publishing for Zynga. “Combining this quicker,
more aggressive tournament style with the famous World Poker Tournament
brand gives players the most compelling virtual experience in the sport
of poker.”

“Spin and Win is the latest development from our great partners at Zynga
to enhance the World Poker Tour experience for their players,”
said Adam Pliska, CEO of the World Poker Tour. “This innovative addition
to the WPT Tournament Center is a testament to the creativity of Zynga
and gives their players another unique way to engage with the
World Poker Tour.”

Zynga Poker is one of the most popular poker games in the
world and now has more ways for players to compete than ever before.
Designed to play like a real table experience, this Texas Hold ‘Em Poker
game lets players participate in either a Sit-N-Go game, Spin and Win
tournament mode or a cash table game to win generous payouts with up to
nine players in either a fast or slow style settings. Zynga Poker
has developed a strong community within the game supported by Leagues
and a VIP program. This allows players to earn benefits and features by
reaching higher tiers with exclusive chip package offerings and special
game modes. Zynga Poker is available as a free
downloadable game on the App
and Google
, with World Poker Tour tournaments accessible today.

About Zynga Inc.

Since its founding in 2007, Zynga’s mission has been to connect the
world through games. To date, more than 1 billion people have played
Zynga’s games across web and mobile, including FarmVille, Zynga
, Words With Friends, Hit it Rich! Slots and CSR
. Zynga’s games are available on a number of global platforms,
including Apple iOS, Google Android, Facebook and The company
is headquartered in San Francisco, Calif., and has additional offices in
the U.S., Canada, U.K., Ireland, India, Turkey and Finland. Learn more
about Zynga at
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About World Poker Tour

World Poker Tour (WPT) is the premier name in internationally televised
gaming and entertainment with brand presence in land-based tournaments,
television, online, and mobile. Leading innovation in the sport of poker
since 2002, WPT ignited the global poker boom with the creation of a
unique television show based on a series of high-stakes poker
tournaments. WPT has broadcast globally in more than 150 countries and
territories, and is currently producing its 17th season, which airs on
FOX Sports Regional Networks in the United States. Season XVII of WPT is
sponsored by is a unique online membership site that offers inside access
to the WPT, as well as a sweepstakes-based poker club available in 35
states across the United States with innovative features and
state-of-the-art creative elements inspired by WPT’s 16 years of
experience in gaming entertainment. WPT also participates in strategic
brand license, partnership, and sponsorship opportunities. WPT
Enterprises Inc. is a subsidiary of Ourgame International Holdings, Ltd.
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